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Four Nuggets players out vs Lakers

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Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray (27) leaves the court after being ejected in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks in Dallas, Monday, Jan. 25, 2021. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)(ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Four players of the Denver Nuggets will be unavailable for the home game vs the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday night.

Vlatko Chancar (right foot surgery) and P.J Dozier (left ACL surgery) are out long-term for Denver. Similarly, Jamal Murray (left knee injury) and Michael Porter Jr. (lumbar spine surgery) will also miss the game.

All four of them will remain out of action for the coming months. It is still unknown when they will return. Denver also lists Will Barton (neck strain) as probable.

The Nuggets are coming off a dominant victory over the Portland Trail Blazers (108-140). They are sixth in the West, at 21-19. For their part, the Lakers have lost two in a row and are seventh, with a 21-21 record.

With the Nuggets and Lakers being among the betting favorites to win the title, visit Pickswise for the latest odds in all NBA games.

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